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Dave Pell
The day's most fascinating news from Dave Pell, Managing Editor, Internet
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  • Solving for Pie
    17 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    In the darkest days of the pandemic, we turned to baking. We got so into our new hobby - combining comfort and carbs - that thousands of people called the King Flour helpline. Well, the pandemic is st...
  • Fruity Rebels
    16 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    I like to be consistent with my pet peeves (one of which is that phrase). So every time I wash a piece of fruit, I complain aloud about those damn non-compostable stickers I have to peel off, often ad...
  • Super Bad True Gov Story
    15 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    So you're a tough guy / Like it really rough guy / Just can't get enough guy/ Chest always so puffed guy. Billie Eilish wrote those lyrics about a romantic relationship, but they could just as easily ...
  • Can We Smoke the Chronic?
    12 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    Chronic pain. While many will wince at those words, others will roll their eyes, not understanding the relentless hammering of unending and often unexplainable pain; and doctors will sometimes just wa...
  • Canon Fodder
    11 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    A school official in a district just outside Wichita had this to say about some books that may be pulled from school libraries. "At this time, the district is not in a position to know if the books co...
  • Psychotropic Thunder
    10 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    Thanks for buying my book. I’ll be doing a Zoom on Friday with Peter Coyote and Phil Bronstein. Sign up here. Shrooms. MDMA. Ketamine. They entered our consciousness as party drugs, but there's increa...
  • It's a Big World After All
    08 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    1 Day Until My Book Comes Out: Get Please Scream Inside Your Heart now at Amazon, BookShop, or anywhere you want. I've been preparing to write this story my whole life. Let's Go! It wasn't easy runnin...
  • Numerical Values
    05 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    4 Days Until My Book Comes Out: Get Please Scream Inside Your Heart now at Amazon, IndieBound, or anywhere you want! A Jew, a BIPOC, some AAPIs, and a colonialist walk into a bar. That's not the begin...
  • Critical Baste Theory
    04 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    5 Days Until My Book Comes Out: Get Please Scream Inside Your Heart now at Amazon, IndieBound, or anywhere you want! The Thanksgiving holidays can be rough on anyone. But imagine being part of the tri...
  • A Rorschach to the System
    03 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    6 Days Until My Book Comes Out: Get Please Scream Inside Your Heart now at Amazon or BookShop.org. Election day 2021 is in the books and it looks like we're gonna get out of it with no violent insurre...
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